Wagner - Tannhauser (DVD)
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Label: Bel Air
Cat No: BAC122
Format: DVD - NTSC
Number of Discs: 2
Release Date: 20th November 2015
A brand new production of ‘Tannhäuser’ from the Staatsoper Berlin, conducted by Daniel Barenboim, staged and choreographed by Sasha Waltz, who has brought to the stage this Romantic Wagner opera with a star cast of some of today's best Wagnerian singers: Peter Seiffert in the title role, Réne Pape as Landgraf and Peter Mattei as Wolfram, Ann Petersen sings Elisabeth and Marina Prudenskaya is Venus.
“A real feast of music! Where to begin, where to end with praise for this Tannhäuser at the Berlin Staatsoper in the Schillertheater? It sounds the way one has always dreamt of it but all too rarely heard it...It is with nuance and fine balance that Richard Wagner’s music now rises from the orchestra pit, borne aloft by brilliant singers. Peter Seiffert in particular as Tannhäuser celebrates a true triumph..” - Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
"Staged by choreographer Sasha Waltz on a fantastic stage by Pia Maier Schriever with a circular tunnel of light in the manner of Hieronymus Bosch, the Berlin Tannhäuser deserves to be described as 'world-class'" - Süddeutsche Zeitung
- Hermann, Landgraf von Thüringen: René Pape
- Tannhäuser: Peter Seiffert
- Wolfram von Eschenbach: Peter Mattei
- Venus: Marina Prudenskaya
- Elisabeth: Ann Petersen
- Walther von der Vogelweide: Peter Sonn
- Biterolf: Tobias Schabel
- Heinrich der Schreiber: Jürgen Sacher
- Reinmar von Zweter: Jan Martiník
- Ein Hirtenknabe: Sónia Grané
Stage direction & choreography: Sasha Waltz
Costume design: Bernd Skodzig
Set design: Pia Maier Schriever, Sasha Waltz
Lighting design: David Finn
HD recording: Staatsoper im Schiller Theater, Berlin – 04/2014
Running time: 192 minutes
Booklet: FR / ENG / ALL
Subtitles: FR / ENG / ALL
Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0, Dolby Digital 5.1
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